DevOps North East (D.O.N.E.)

Forthcoming Events

Thu
26th
Sep
6:30pm - 8:30pm
FREE
location Sage UK, North Park, Newcastle Upon Tyne
"DevOps and SRE -what's the difference?" and "Incident Management Automation at Sage".

Event History

Thu
22nd
Aug
6:30pm - 8:30pm
FREE
venue Turnitin 6th Floor, Wellbar central, 36 Gallowgate, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 4TD
"Seafaring with Kubernetes" (Dominic Gunn) and "Sea Shells - from Scripts to PowerShell on the Azure ocean" (Brett Miller).
Thu
25th
Jul
6:30pm - 8:30pm
FREE
location Zerolight, 55-57 Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Talks from Sean Nessworthy and "DevOps and Monitoring/Metrics" (James Healey).
Thu
27th
Jun
6:30pm - 8:30pm
FREE
location Atom bank, The Rivergreen Centre, Durham
Two talks: "Atom’s journey to the Google Cloud" (Simon Dawson) and "Managing secrets" (David Duke).
Thu
16th
May
6:30pm - 8:30pm
FREE
location Newcastle Building Society. Portland House, New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Two talks: "Our Agile and DevOps journey so far" (Glenn Gibson and David Graham) and "Why automating deployments is a great way to kick start your DevOps initiative" (David Darwent).
Thu
11th
Apr
6:30pm - 8:30pm
FREE
venue Scott Logic 6th Floor, 1 St James’ Gate, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4AD
Two talks, "Azure DevOps Pipelines" (Richard Fennell) and "First Steps as a DevOps Engineer" (Zac Rubin).
Thu
21st
Feb
6:30pm - 8:30pm
FREE
location Accenture, Cobalt Business Park, 1 Quick Silver Way, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE27 0QQ
Joey Connor presents.
Thu
17th
Jan
6:30pm
FREE
location DXC Technology, Silver Fox Way, Newcastle
Andy Kane will talk about DXC:Bionix - a new digital services delivery model that looks to provide a comprehensive approach to "automation-at-scale".
Thu
13th
Dec (2018)
6:30pm
FREE
location tombola, Wylam Wharf, Low Street, Sunderland
tombola's infrastructure on AWS, and short talks on: "A general rundown with common pitfalls of 'Going Full DevOps'", "Where to begin with Agile, DevOps and SRE", "Disaster Recovery".
Thu
18th
Oct (2018)
6:30pm
FREE
venue The Software Centre Tavistock Place, Sunderland, SR1 1PB
Sunderland Software City talk about the business support available to local tech start-ups, the 'digital catapult' programme and immersive tech lab. Sicarius and Lhasa will talk about experience of DevOps and Phil Cornelius will demo Ansible for 'Enterprise Grade'.
Thu
20th
Sep (2018)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Craig Porteous and Paul Broadwith talk on "The PowerShell Standards Agency – Write better code for Everybody" and "Git Fundamentals".
Thu
16th
Aug (2018)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Soroush Atarod will give an overview of popular configuration management tool Ansible and Ansible Tower.
Thu
19th
Jul (2018)
6:30pm
FREE
Thu
21st
Jun (2018)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Why Apache Mesos and DC/OS are a solution for emerging patterns in data processing, with Matt Jarvis.
Thu
17th
May (2018)
6:30pm
FREE
location DXC Technology, Silver Fox Way, Newcastle
"An overview of Red Hat's Kubernetes offering: Openshift Container Platform" (Euan Hume) and "A new feature coming to Amazon Marketplace (Andrew Taylor).
Thu
19th
Apr (2018)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Simon Fisher will talk about Chef Habitat, an open-source project that enables you to ship your application, to any platform, along with all the automation you’ll need to manage it in production.
Thu
18th
Jan (2018)
6:30pm
FREE
location Zerolight, Live Works, 55-57 Quayside, Newcastle
Chris Chapman will talk about ZeroLight's DevOps approach, and Craig Pearson will run a session on the future of Ops in the DevOps world.
Thu
16th
Nov (2017)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Two talks: "Microsoft Desired State Configuration (DSC)" (Chris Gardner) and "An update from Docker Con 2017" (Olly Shaw).
Thu
19th
Oct (2017)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Michael Moorhouse will talk about how not to use Docker as a VM 'shim' - "Weed 'em and Reap'" James Watson will talk about Barclays in the cloud.
Thu
21st
Sep (2017)
6:30pm
FREE
location Fusion Hive, North Shore Road, Stockton TS18 2NB, Stockton
Three talks, "What is DevOps?" (Craig Pearson), "Digital and DevOps evolution at Digital City" (Dan Watson), and "Avoiding the Zombie Apocalypse: 'Weed 'em and 'Reap'" (Michael Moorhouse).
Thu
17th
Aug (2017)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
A hands on session with SQL Server 2017 RC.
Thu
20th
Jul (2017)
6:30pm
FREE
location Accenture UK, 15A, Cobalt Business Park, 1 Quick Silver Way, Newcastle upon Tyne NE27 0QQ, Newcastle Upon Tyne
"Testing DevOps code", plus another talk TBC
Thu
15th
Jun (2017)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
The technical and cultural changes faced embracing DevOps by the squads at Skybet International.
Thu
25th
May (2017)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
A "back-to-basics" session, starting with an intro to "The Cloud", what it means for DevOps, and AWS basics, then scaling.
Thu
20th
Apr (2017)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Two talks: Alex Kavanagh will talk about Charms and Juju, and Beth Reynolds will then speak about DevOps skills.
Thu
16th
Mar (2017)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
What continuous delivery pipelines are, and what tools help them flow.
Thu
16th
Feb (2017)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Tombola will talk about a build solution between Terraform and Amazon's AWS Cloud Formation. Also covering a war story of dealing with special snowflake servers on why they are a bad thing (and how DSC can help).
Thu
19th
Jan (2017)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Steve Hobbs will talk about Dokku, Mike Shutlar will talk about Amazon Lambda.
Thu
15th
Dec (2016)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
DevOps games including "Who wants to be a (DevOps) millionaire!"
Thu
17th
Nov (2016)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
A recap of D.O.N.E. first year followed by a talk on Docker Swarm.
Thu
20th
Oct (2016)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Container basics and how Docker has gone from being nowhere to a key technology in the space of 3 years.
Thu
15th
Sep (2016)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
"An Introduction to Infrastructure as Code (and why it is important to DevOps)", with discussion.
Wed
17th
Aug (2016)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
Two talks, “Why we have not patched a server in two years but are not worried about it” (Mike Goodwin) and "a framework from monitoring in a DevOps world" (David Darwent)
Thu
21st
Jul (2016)
6:30pm
FREE
location Bede Gaming. Bevan House, 1 Esh Plaza, Sir Bobby Robson Way, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE13 9BA
A business focused talk on Service Delivery with DevOps and a technical talk on Rundeck for Automation.
Wed
22nd
Jun (2016)
6:30pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
A light-hearted game of "Who wants to be a (DevOps) millionaire" which has questions on the technical and business aspects of DevOps, then Martyn Coupland will then talk about Microsoft and DevOps/Open Source.
Thu
19th
May (2016)
6:30pm
FREE
location Newcastle University, Tyne and Wear. NE1 7RU
Two talks: "Building an agile Windows infrastructure to support DevOps world flows" (Jonathan Noble) and "Getting started with the Salt configuration management system" (Scott Walton)
Thu
28th
Apr (2016)
5:30pm
FREE
venue The Core Science Central, Bath Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 5TF
Rob Taylor, "Visualising your Service - Beyond the black box" and Rhyd Lewis, "Whipping your WIP".
Thu
17th
Mar (2016)
6:30pm
FREE
location NCFE. Q6 Quorum Business Park. Benton Lane. Newcastle upon Tyne. NE12 8BT
C.A.L.M.S. (Culture, Automation, Lean, Measurement, Sharing) - the key DevOps values but what do we mean by Lean?
Orchestration - what tools do you need to "orchestrate" the various moving parts in a DevOps pipeline?
Thu
28th
Jan (2016)
6:30pm - 8:30pm
FREE
location Bede Gaming, Bevan House, 1 Esh Plaza, Sir Bobby Robson Way, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE13 9BA
This session will focus on the DevOps foundations that can get you started, the kind of results you can expect, and some experiences of those that have been on the ride!
Mon
23rd
Nov (2015)
6pm
FREE
venue Campus North Sunco House, 5 Carliol Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6UF
DevOps means many things to many people, so we will discuss what DevOps is and, just as important, what DevOps is not.